Smart Homes: Futuristic and Technologically Advanced Houses as Shown in Movies

Smart Homes: Futuristic and Technologically Advanced Houses as Shown in Movies

THEODORE TWOMBLY FROM THE MOVIE “HER” – image courtesy of Mashable Smart homes in movies, more often than not, is portrayed as an innovative way of making the lives of humans easier with a twisted development. As the story progress, these gadgets or smart homes becomes an object of horror that causes mass destruction and […]

May the Force be With You: Star Wars Trilogy Inspired Interior

May the Force be With You: Star Wars Trilogy Inspired Interior

MILLENIUM FALCON CARPET IN THE LIVING ROOM. Image Courtesy of notilizer.com Star Wars is the lovechild of the great mind of George Lucas and Lucasfilm. This Sci-fi fantasy has captured the hearts of everyone, regardless of age or generation, shapes or sizes. With this, it is no wonder that the franchise had a fervent fan […]

Breeze Block: A Material Redeemed

office with breeze block partitions

With the resurgence of all things mid-century modern, breeze blocks are coming back into vogue. You may be wondering why is it called a breeze block. For starters, it doesn’t literally block the air but instead, it helps the home’s ventilation. They are cinder blocks that have been cut out in such a way that […]

Indoor Plants that Suits you and a Guide on How to Arrange it

Indoor Plants that Suits you and a Guide on How to Arrange it

Indoor plants is a perfect addition to your home, aside from being stylish, it has so many benefits. Especially with the pollution and other harmful effects of climate change, having indoor plants may be small step in creating a cleaner and healthier world for everyone. Although these plants are more delicate as opposed from garden […]

New Paint Idea: Colored Doors

different colored doors

Truth be told, when building or remodeling a home, a lot of details are being taken for granted and a door is one of them. Doors play an important role in a home. It includes providing privacy, buffering noises and also serves as a separation between rooms. Now, imagine your home without any doors in […]

Transitional Design: The Art of Cohesive Interior

transitional living room

Sticking to a certain interior design style may be boring and uninspiring in the long run. People are starting to mix different styles but only a few successfully incorporate new pieces. But, pulling design elements from different style periods allow you to step outside the comfort zone and may be able to invent a uniquely […]

Lighting Matters: Creative Ways to Make your Home Artistically Illuminated

lighted wall

In light of light, how can lighting make interiors better? For the many, lighting may be an afterthought in designing a home. In a general sense; plug in a lamp, flip a switch, and voila! What was once dark is now bright. Sorry to break it to you Brenda but lighting inside a home doesn’t […]

Wi-Fi to Li-Fi: The Future of Wireless Connection

office with lifi power

Imagine activating your appliances by just using the flash on your phone. Efficient right? But how about your lamp beams out internet to your laptop. This is already happening in some smart buildings and could be a norm in the future. Thanks to mankind’s intelligence, we can now benefit Li-Fi or Light Fidelity. Highly used […]

The Different Kinds of Japanese Art

The Different Kinds of Japanese Art

WOMAN WAITING FOR THE MOON TO RISE BY UEMURA SHOEN IN 1944 – image courtesy of Japan Objects. “In a general sense, it is said that studying Japanese art is complicated. Japan is known to have produced so many beautiful and creative artistry that are timeless. They have also created art that are not just […]

Japanese-style Meets Industrial: A Shang Salcedo Project

japanese modern tatami room

Project Location: Shang Salcedo, Makati, Metro Manila Theme: Industrial Japanese-style  Interior design styles change in every era. And by that, opposing styles may also be fused in one another. Certain clear-cut rules and requirements are needed in designing a home. But by bending the rules a little and having enough dots to connect -direction, style […]